When: Mon., March 5, 6:30 p.m. 2012
Knowledge for Not-for-Profits, an information sharing workshop, will take place on Monday, March 5 at 6:30 pm at the Jennings County Historical Society, 134 E. Brown St., Vernon, IN. This free workshop will be conducted by Jon Kay and is titled “Historic Photography.” Participants will learn how to identify and care for various types of historic photographs. Attendees are encouraged to bring personal photos to the workshop for discussion and onsite analysis. From fashion styles to photographic process types, Kay will help attendees understand a variety of ways to bring the stories behind old images alive. The workshop will also address the preservation and storage needs of old images. An avid student of vernacular photographs from Indiana, Kay will share tips and tricks for reading and understanding old images. With a reputation for his knowledge and expertise, Jon currently serves as Executive Director of Traditional Arts Indiana in Bloomington. While there is no charge, all attendees must RSVP with Jeff Kuehl.